JOB REQUIREMENTS: Kubick Aviation Services, Inc. seeks a Shop Assistant to join our fun, dynamic and growing team in Kingsford, Michigan. The Shop Assistant position, under close supervision, will assist experienced mechanics with duties that help the mechanic to remain working on the aircraft such as obtaining parts, cleaning the work area, and take on additional responsibilities as you become trained and more knowledgeable in your role. RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE SHOP ASSISTANT. Assist the aircraft maintenance staff to keep aircraft in safe working condition by servicing engines, engine components, and airframe components. Aids in modifying and replacing parts such as instruments, wiring, and tires. Uses mandated safety equipment and complies with safety requirements in accordance with company and government regulations and guidelines. Responsible for keeping work area clean, safe and orderly at all times. COMPENSATION/BENEFITS. Starting wage of $15 - $18 per hour with ample opportunity to advance based on your knowledge, experience and contributions to the team in addition to a monthly wellness stipend, SIMPLE IRA retirement plan, life insurance, accidental death benefit, vision insurance, paid vacation, paid holidays, YMCA membership & company provided apparel. WHAT YOU NEED TO SUCCEED AS A KUBICK SHOP ASSISTANT. High school diploma or equivalent, required. Previous experience in avionics maintenance, equivalent military training, or in the field of avionics maintenance, a bonus. Ability to follow instructions as provided by supervisory staff. Willingness to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training relative to the position. Experience using hand and power tools applicable to the trade, desired. Possess great attention to detail and accuracy, required. Ability to follow safe work practices, proper lifting techniques & wear protective equipment. Ability to sit, stand, bend, kneel, crawl, twist and reach; lift objects above head; work in tight spaces; lift of up to 50 pounds, as needed. Possess sufficient vision to perform the functions of this position. Ability to pass a background check and pre-employment drug screen. A professional manner at all times with excellent verbal and written communication skills. Possess an impeccable attendance record, exceptional work ethic and exemplary time management skills. Are a team player that is willing and able to assist in other departments, as needed. INTERESTED? Apply online at No phone calls or walk-ins please. ABOUT US. Learn more at ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: